24 pages tagged "web of science"

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:53
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:51
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 6 Apr 2017 14:14
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 27 Aug 2017 12:16
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 11 May 2017 15:16
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

Multi-query center: ISI import
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 20 Oct 2017 16:23
Publish or Perish tutorial

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 1 Oct 2017 13:35
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 6 Sep 2017 09:39
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 27 Aug 2017 12:14
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Aug 2017 16:00
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 2 Aug 2017 08:08
Discusses the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:54
A prologue for a book on Google Scholar

Comparing the Google Scholar h-index with the ISI Journal Impact Factor
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:51
Proposes an alternative metric – Hirsch’s h-index – and data source – Google Scholar – to assess journal impact.

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 20:36
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 26 Mar 2017 13:53
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 21 Sep 2017 21:49
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

How to import ISI and Scopus data in Publish or Perish?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Sep 2017 09:40
Illustrates how Web of Science and Scopus data can be imported into Publish or Perish

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Aug 2017 16:01
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 3 Aug 2017 15:57
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 2 Aug 2017 23:26
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 9 Jul 2017 14:16
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Google Scholar
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 28 Jun 2017 18:00
Publish or Perish tutorial

Publish or Perish version 6
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 15 Nov 2017 15:19
Introduces Publish or Perish release 6 and its new data sources

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 6 Sep 2017 09:39
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"